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Cruet bottle

Description

Molded clear glass cruet bottles w/ cylindrical bases (to fit holes) and bulbous bodies w/ faceted decoration and etched stylized leaf pattern. Tapered wide neck w/ metal hinged top w/ turned finial and cut-out for a spoon.

Details

Maker
Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co. (Maker)
Date
1860-1880
Location of origin
Wallingford, CT, USA
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
glass (material)
molding (forming)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
CRUET
cruets (condiment vessels)
Etched
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
Glass
glass (material)
Molded
molding (forming)
Dimensions
13.25 (H), 7.375 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.536.6
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
14581

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